[Private]
Downing Street
16 December 1858
Sir,
I have to acknowledge the receipt of your private Despatch of the 4th of Oct announcing to me your acceptance of the Office of Governor of BritishManuscript image Columbia and your intention in consequence to take early measures for withdrawing from the Hudson's Bay Company and disposing of your Puget Sound Stock.
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I have etc.
E.B. Lytton
Footnotes
  1. Please note that the remainder of this letter has not been transcribed. This file appears to be a duplicate of the following files: V587355A.scx & B587056A.scx. The complete transcription can be found in this file: B587056A.scx.
People in this document

Douglas, James

Lytton, Edward George Earle Bulwer

Organizations in this document

Hudson's Bay Company

Places in this document

British Columbia

Puget Sound

Lytton, Edward George Earle Bulwer to Douglas, James 16 December 1858, CO 398:1, 164. The Colonial Despatches of Vancouver Island and British Columbia 1846-1871, Edition 2.2, ed. James Hendrickson and the Colonial Despatches project. Victoria, B.C.: University of Victoria. https://bcgenesis.uvic.ca/B587055A.html.

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